Four African American college students sit in protest at a whites-only lunch counter during the second day of peaceful protest at a Woolworth's in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Reverend James Lawson, a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, is escorted by the police following his arrest for the Nashville Sit-In.
U.S. Representative John Lewis describes the sit-ins of the civil rights movement.
Knowing one’s heritage instills empowerment. However, not all Americans can answer the question “Where do I come from?” due to their history being lost or stolen.
A headshot of Otis Redding used by Stax Records.